Dawson Tilem & Gole Real Estate Development and Transactional Law Firm

Mitchell J. Dawson is a Partner of Dawson Tilem & Gole. He is a 1969 graduate of the University of California at Los Angeles with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics, and in 1972 obtained his Juris Doctorate Degree from Loyola Law School of Los Angeles. He is married to Bobbe Joy Dawson.

Mr. Dawson brings to the firm over thirty-eight years of experience. He is admitted to practice before all Courts of the State of California, and the United States District Court, Central District of California.

Mr. Dawson specializes in all aspects of real property law, including land/use and zoning, commercial and residential real estate transactions and administrative law. Over the past thirty-eight years he has served as Judge Pro-Tem in Los Angeles Superior Court, an instructor at Glendale College of Law and UCLA Paralegal Program, and a guest lecturer at
UCLA School of Law.

His extensive experience and expertise has earned him the following prestigious recognitions:

  • Super Lawyers designation in the areas of Land Use/Zoning, Real Estate and Administrative. This honor is given to attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement (2007-2010).
  • Martindale Hubbell A.V. rating - 30 years. Highest Peer review rating for competence and ethics
  • “Well Qualified” rating - Los Angeles County Bar Association Judicial Evaluation Committee.

Mr. Dawson is a distinguished community leader. His community activities include:

  • City of Beverly Hills Planning Commission from 1997 to 2004, serving twice as Chairman.
  • Beverly Hills Rent Adjustment Commission.
  • Past President of Beverly Hills Rotary Club.
  • Past President and Chairman of the Board - Maple Counseling Center of Beverly Hills.
  • Team Beverly Hills Leadership Council - inaugural year.
  • Board of Directors Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce.
  • Board of Directors - PATH (People Assisting the Homeless).
  • Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee.


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